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Book review of 'The People Next Door: The Curious History of India's Relations with Pakistan'

Shyam Saran 

The People Next Door  The Curious History of India’s Relations with Pakistan T C A Raghavan HarperCollins 360 pages; Rs 699 It is never easy to decode the many paradoxes that lie embedded in the India-Pakistan relationship that have never quite escaped from the perpetual oscillation between euphoria and despair. It is, therefore, a pleasure to read T C A Raghavan’s tightly structured narrative, The People Next Door, tracing the endless twists and turns in India-Pakistan relations, avoiding monotony even as it clinically and cogently uncovers the ...

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First Published: Wed, September 27 2017. 22:41 IST
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